President urges students to equip themselves with modern knowledge


Quetta, August 9 (TNS): President Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday urging students said that it is the responsibility of the young generation to equip themselves with modern knowledge to shoulder their future responsibilities in an appropriate manner.

Speaking at the 14th Convocation of Balochistan University in Quetta on Wednesday, the President said that people of the province should take full advantages from these opportunities.

He said that projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and Gwadar Deep sea Port have created new opportunities for speedy progress in Balochistan.

The President urged the students to focus on getting education and play role in progress and prosperity of the country.

Mamnoon Hussain said as compared to the past, the overall situation in Balochistan is returning to normalcy.

On this occasion, the President gave away Ph.D, and M.Phils degrees to the passing out students. He also conferred gold medals on thirty six outstanding students.

Speaking on the occasion, Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai highlighted the measures being taken by the government for promotion of education sector.